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Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured articles: “Once a Psychopath, Always a Psychopath?” and “The Story of My Life and Yours: Stability and Change” ... More>


Which Personality Traits Are Most Important to Employers?

A recent study finds that some Big Five personality traits are particularly sought after in job interviews and can even help predict success in the workplace. ... More>


Facial Piercings Can Still Hurt Your Chances of Getting Hired

Although piercings and tattoos are increasingly common, a new study finds that even college students still carry negative views of facial piercings in the workplace. ... More>


Smoking Up Behind the Wheel Linked to Risky Driving While Sober

Individuals who drive under the influence of cannabis may also be more likely to engage in other risky driving behaviors, according to new research. ... More>


An Adaptationist Theory of Trait Covariation

New research examines what factors contribute to covariation between individual traits. ... More>